The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari is the first modern Horror Film and it influence a number of contemporary productions. A real classic! PLOT: A man named Francis relates a story about his best friend Alan and his fiancée Jane. Alan takes him to a fair where they meet Dr. Caligari, who exhibits a somnambulist, Cesare, that can predict the future. When Alan asks how long he has to live, Cesare says he has until dawn. The prophecy comes to pass, as Alan is murdered, and Cesare is a prime suspect.... ( 28 reviews ) Topics: Silent, Fantasy, Horror, German Expressionism
After being killed by his twin brother, Elwyn Clayton rises from the grave as a vampire intent on ruining his brother's life. Find out more about this movie on it's IMDB page. ( 13 reviews ) Topics: horror, George Zucco, Dwight Frye, pdmovies
Also known as "Messiah of Evil". Strikingly photographed, eerie, low-budget scary movie. The IMDB page is here. The MPEG2 is in NTSC format with NAV packets, so you can load it into dvdAuthorGUI and create a DVD to watch on your television. ( 2 reviews ) Topics: horror, undead
A musician witnesses the murder of a famous psychic, and then teams up with a fiesty reporter to find the killer while evading attempts on their lives by the unseen killer bent on keeping a dark secret buried. - Description from IMDB ( 8 reviews ) Topics: Horror, Profondo rosso, Movie Powder, avi
Dementia is a black and white film from 1955. It is a silent film and there is not a single line of dialogue in the entire film, nor are there any storyboards to tell the viewer what is going on. The film was later re-released under the title Daughter of Horror and had the dubious benefit of an added narration. You can find out more about Dementia/Daughter of Horror at A Passion For Horror. ( 7 reviews ) Topics: dementia, daughter of horror, horror, 1955, silent film
Written and directed by Francis Ford Coppola, this horror film depicts a strange family, complete with insanity and axe murders. This film scared the hell out of me as a kid. ( 8 reviews ) Topics: horror, Francis Ford Coppola
Taken from IMDB: John Haloran has a fatal heart attack, but his wife Louise won't get any of the inheritance when Lady Haloran dies if John is dead. Louise forges a letter from John to convince the rest of his family he's been called to New York on important business, and goes to his Irish ancestral home, Castle Haloran, to meet the family and look for a way to ensure a cut of the loot. Seven years earlier John's sister Kathleen was drowned in the pond, and the Halorans enact a morbid ritual in... ( 2 reviews ) Topics: Horror, Thriller
An old Irish family is haunted by dark secrets around the death of a little girl seven years earlier. Two women, one married into the family and one soon to be, start unraveling the secrets at a price that couldn't have imagined. You can find out more about this movie on its IMDB page. You can download an AVI of this movie here. ( 2 reviews ) Topics: murder, mystery, horror, serial killer, insanity, corpse, psycopath, Francis Ford Coppola, Roger...
Directed by Francis Ford Coppola and produced by Roger Corman, Dementia 13 is the story of a greedy young woman who marries into money, but stands to loose it all when her husband dies. Not wanting to miss out, she covers up his death and sets about trying to soft-soap her mother-in-law into writing a new will. You can find out more about Dementia 13 at A Passion For Horror. Topics: dementia 13, francis ford coppolla, roger corman, horror
Gamera the Flying Turtle falls under the spell of evil aliens, but two children free him and he returns to fight the aliens' monster, Viras. - IMDB Description ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Sci-Fi, Gamera, Movie Powder, avi
Three adult couples are terrorized by a group of murderous recently escaped mental patients at a snowbound lodge. The twist is that the five psychos are children! - IMDB Description ( 5 reviews ) Topics: Horror, Peopletoys, Movie Powder, avi
Nurse Charlotte Beale arrives at the isolated Stephens Sanitarium to work, only to learn that Dr. Stephens was murdered by one of the patients and his successor, Dr. Geraldine Masters, is not very eager to take on new staff. Charlotte finds her job maddeningly hard as the patients torment and harass her at every turn, and she soon learns why Dr. Masters is so eager to keep outsiders out. ( 8 reviews ) Topics: horror, crazy, nuts, doctor, roach
The Chinese have developed a doomsday device and the U.S. fears the will use it. A manned mission to Venus is stepped up. At the last minute three of the male crew are replaced with three female crew members. Once they are on there way to Venus the reason becomes apparent. Mystic Nights Videos ( 12 reviews ) Topics: Bobby Van, Ruta Lee, Mala Powers, James Craig, Grant Williams, Henry Wilcoxon, Lori Scott,...
William King Baggot stars in this early dramatization of Robert Louis Stephensonâs classic horror story. Although the script maintains the essence of the original story there are a quite a few differences. In this version, for instance, Jekyll is romantically involved with a woman named Alice. Please note that this is a silent movie and no soundtrack has been added. You can learn more about the film at A Passion for Horror Topics: Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde 1913, king baggot, robert louis stephenson, baggot jekyll and hyde, baggot...
Letterboxed. Not to be confused with Al Adamson's Dracula vs. Frankenstein. This is the second film in Jacinto Molina aka Paul Naschy's Valdemar the Werewolf series of movies. (The first was "Frankenstein's Bloody Terror") Also known as "The Man from UMMO', it stars Michael Rennie (dubbed by a different actor) as an alien from planet Ummo who resurrects three dead mad scientists in an attempt to collect all the worlds monsters to take over the Earth. There's a Vampire called... ( 1 reviews ) Topic: horror, sci-fi
Not to be confused with Al Adamson's "Dracula vs. Frankenstein". Michael Rennie (dubbed by a different actor) plays a space alien bent on conquering the world by resurrecting all Earth's mad scientists and awakening the most deadly monsters in history; Count Dracula, The Mummy, the Wolf Man and the Frankenstein Monster, all under their control. Eventually all the monsters duke it out in a burning castle. Paul Naschy plays his usual dynamic "Wolfman","Valdemar... ( 3 reviews ) Topics: horror, sci-fi, mummy, wolf man, Frankenstein, Dracula
Abel Ferrara began filming Driller Killer in 1977 and finished the film in 1978, but it was not released until 1979. Then in 1982 the UK distributors of the film, Vipco, took out some full-page advertisements in a number of movie magazines. The advertisements showed the video's violently explicit cover, complaints began flooding into the Advertising Standards Agency, and by 1984 'Video Nasties' were banned in the UK. You can find out more about Driller Killer at A Passion For Horror. Topics: Driller Killer, Abel Ferrara, video nasty, horror, movie, film
http://imdb.com/title/tt0079082/ An artist slowly loses his mind as he and his two female friends scrape to pay the bills. The punk band downstairs increasingly agitates him, his art dealer is demanding that he complete his big canvas painting as promised, and he gets into fights with his girlfriends. When the dealer laughs at his canvas he snaps, and begins taking it out on the people responsible for his pain and random transients in the manner suggested by the title.Uncut Version. Warning:... ( 21 reviews ) Topics: Horror, Abel Ferrara